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CBP begins biometric preclearance trial at Aruba 19 January 2018

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has initiated a pilot of their biometrics programme at Aruba’s Queen Beatrix International Airport (Aruba Airport) this week.


Saudi university to establish biometric security research lab 19 January 2018

King Saud University (KSU) in Riyadh has received a grant for research into secure biometric systems to aid digital security.


Synaptics 'Clear ID' fingerprint sensor wins industry award 19 January 2018

Human interface firm Synaptics has announced its Clear ID optical in-display fingerprint won Best of Show at CES 2018.


First connect:ID 2018 speakers announced 18 January 2018

The organisers of the next-generation identity solutions event connect:ID 2018 – Science Media Partners and the International Biometrics + Identity Association (IBIA)  –  have revealed the first speakers for the event. 


Google blocks face match in states with biometric laws 18 January 2018

Google has confirmed that its Arts & Culture app, which matches your face to a historical painting, has been blocked in certain states with laws protecting biometric data.

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